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20 Shocking Things People Have Tried To Bring On Planes

Before you complain about security check-ins at the airport, you may be surprised to find why some lines move so slow.

From catching loaded hand guns to bibles filled with bullets to a bag packed with live eels, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) shares 20 jaw-dropping items they have confiscated at airports across the United States in the video above.

In 2014, the TSA reported 2,212 firearms were discovered in carry-on luggage at airports across America, 83 per cent of which were loaded at the time of discovery.

Guns and knives aren't the only prohibited products, watch the video above to see which weapons have also landed people on the do not fly list.

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